Class of 2022

When our son Anthony was born in 2004, also the year I began blogging, I started to ask myself some questions with one of the first ones being when he would be graduating high school. So I pulled out a calculator — it was 2004 and smartphones were still years away — and did the … Continue reading Class of 2022

This Post’s Title Should Be One Giant F-Bomb

Calm blue ocean. Calm blue ocean. I guess I should have waited to blog after what happened today at work but as is the case with life, who knows what the next minute will bring? I thought writing about my phone pretty much becoming a useless chunk of microchips would be the most eventful thing … Continue reading This Post’s Title Should Be One Giant F-Bomb

Back to School

As is the case every year, Ann asked me what I wanted for my birthday (which is today as most friends inside and outside of Facebook know). And as usual I had a blank stare and the equally vague reply of "Nothing.” But after thinking about it, I decided that I’m not getting any younger … Continue reading Back to School

Argh…

There was an awards presentation at Anthony's school today which, unfortunately, I had to miss since I'm still working. Not unfortunate in that I'm still employed but that I couldn't be there like so many of his other events in the past. In fact I'm working an extra 5 hours tomorrow, all of which will be … Continue reading Argh…

My Fellow Parents

Perhaps you're feeling the same way. Summer is almost over and our son is driving us nuts. Seriously crazy. Practically insane. To top it off, it's been a rather cool summer up to this point when the temperatures finally began to reach the 90s. Combine that heat with being home with him all day with … Continue reading My Fellow Parents